$1,000 reward for information in fatal CMU student hit-and-run

Posted at 2:12 PM, Nov 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-03 20:04:09-05

MT. PLEASANT, Mich. — A $1,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to the arrest of the hit-and-run driver who struck and killed a Central Michigan University freshman over the weekend.

Ryan Tsatsos, 17, of Macomb was hit while walking north on Crawford Road between Billabrail Street and Concourse Street, according to Michigan State Police.  Police were called to the area at roughly 12:06 a.m.

Tsatsos was walking with friends at the time of the crash, and they describe the suspect’s vehicle that hit him as a dark, older model four-door.   Police say the vehicle should have damage on the front passenger side, according to a release.

Crime Stoppers is offering the $1,000 award, Police said in a release Monday.  Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 800-422-5245, Michigan State Police Mount Pleasant Post at 989-773-5951 or their anonymous tip line at 877-616-4677.

A GoFundMe account has been set up for the Tsarsos family. Click here for details.